Oklahoma Historical Society Photograph Collection - 578 Matching Results

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Arkansas City Depot

Description: Handwritten description: Depot Sept 16, '93 at 9 o'clock a.m. Ark City, Kansas. It is likely "depot" refers to the railroad depot.
Date: 1893
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Arthur Goble and Sons, Cimarron County Dust Storm

Description: Photograph of Arthur Coble and young sons returning to their farm work after meeting with Dust Bowl photographer, Arthur Rothstein, 1936.
Date: April 1936
Creator: Arthur Rothstein
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Artist Gilbert White

Description: Photograph of artist Gilbert White riding a camel in front of a stone barn. White painted murals in the Oklahoma Capitol building.
Date: [1920 .. 1930]
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Atoka Hotel

Description: Photograph of a two-story brick building housing Jackson's Transfer and storage, Atoka Hotel and a department store.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Augusta, Oklahoma Pioneers

Description: Hand written title, "Augusta Okla. Pioneers". This cabinet card has Cyphers & Nelson, Traveling Photographers, Augusta, O.T. printed on the card.Augusta, Oklahoma was a town located in Woods County when the Cherokee Strip was opened to settlement. In 1907, Alfalfa County was created and included the town of Augusta.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Bartlesville Oil Field

Description: Bartlesville I.T. oil field. East side. No date.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Battlefield of the Washita

Description: Photograph of an unfinished stone engraving that reads "7 Cav. Nov. 2-, 1868." Photograph reads "Battle of the Washita, General Custer and Chief Black Kettle Engagement."
Date: November 27, 1868
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Bill Pickett

Description: Photograph of Bill Pickett and another cowboy performing on horseback.
Date: unknown
Creator: LaTour, Cy
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Bird Wilson Home

Description: Photograph of the Bird Wilson residence in the Kansas, Oklahoma area near Tahlequah. The home was built before the Civil War.
Date: 1929~
Creator: C. C. Conlan
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Boggy Creek in Enid, Oklahoma

Description: Photograph of Boggy Creek channel in Enid, Oklahoma filled in and slopes rip-rapped. In the background, laborers remove east railing of the old bridge. Billboards advertising Chrysler, M.J.B. Coffee, and Coca-Cola line the road, and houses and cars are in the background.
Date: 1933~
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Boone Township Consolidated School

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of adults and several children in front of a two-level brick building with horse-drawn transportation.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Booth No. 9

Description: Photograph of a group of people and tents. Handwritten description: Booth No. 9, Sept 1893, Arkansas City, Kansas. Kansas towns like Arkansas City were the staging area prior to the 1893 Land Run into the Cherokee Strip. The reference to "booth" is likely related to the nine booths that were erected, five on the Kansas border and four on the border of Oklahoma, where people were to register and receive certificates. These certificates were to be shown before legal entry could be made to the strip on opening day, and they must also must be shown when filing claims.
Date: 1893
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Broadway Methodist Church in Ardmore

Description: Photograph of brick church building with single steeple and stained glass windows. Utility poles and lines also shown.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Brown's Store in Sasakwa

Description: Photograph of Brown's Store, which was the first stone building in Sasakwa, Oklahoma. Men and boys stand in front of the building, as well as the Post Office next door.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Caddo Earth House Mound

Description: Photograph taken January 1914 of a collapsed Caddo earth house mound on "Ring Prairie," four miles east of Spiro in Le Flore County.
Date: January 1914
Creator: Thoburn, J.B.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Caddo Sam Houston

Description: Portrait photograph of Caddo Sam Houston.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Caddo tribal dance group.

Description: Caddo tribal dance group. Identification follows the handwritten numbers on the photograph. 1. JACK TAYLOR, 2. FRANK SARGENT, 3. TAY-WIN-NIN, 4. LOUIS BEDOKA, 5. THOMAS WISTLER, 6. ISAAC SHE-MA-MY, 7. JAMES INKANISH, 8. SAM PARTON, 9. CHOCTAW, 10. CADDO GEORGE, 11. LITTLE DUTCHMAN, 12. PONJO GUY, 13. DAHTON, 14. KICKAPOO, 15. THOMAS REYNOLDS, 16. DIAMOND WILLIAMS, 17. JOHN INKANISH, 18. LAWRIE DUNLAP, 19. WILD HORSE, 20. KICKAPOO. 21. CHEPONY, 22. WHITE EYES, 23. ALICE INKANISH COUSINS, 24. MARY INKANISH, 25. MILLIE EDGE, 26. WHITEBREAD'S DAUGHTER, 27. SALLIE STURM.
Date: 1892
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society